Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State MINNESOTA
County/Area AITKIN
WFO DLH
Report Source River/Stream Gage
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2012-07-01 00:01:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 0N AITKIN
Begin Lat/Lon 46.53/-93.7
End Date 2012-07-19 16:30:00.0 CST-6
End Location 3SSE PALISADE
End Lat/Lon 46.68/-93.47
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Very heavy rains on June 19th and 20th resulted in widespread river flooding on the upper Mississippi River and also on Big Sandy Lake (Aitkin County MN) which empties into the Mississippi River. The flooding continued into July, with the Big Sandy Lake finally going below flood level at 900 PM CST on July 21st.
Event Narrative The Mississippi River at Aitkin began July at 18.40 feet and went below their flood stage of 12 feet at 4:30 PM July 19th.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
AITKIN AITKIN CO. MN 07/01/2012 00:01 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FT RIPLEY CROW WING CO. MN 07/01/2012 00:01 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LENNOX CROW WING CO. MN 07/01/2012 00:01 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LIBBY AITKIN CO. MN 07/01/2012 00:01 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K